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Ghazipur border partially reopens for vehicular movement

By Jasleen Kaur -- December 16, 2021 2:58 pm -- Updated:December 16, 2021 3:05 pm

New Delhi: The Ghazipur border was on Thursday partially reopened for vehicular movement. It had been closed for more than a year due to the farmers' agitation.

Officials concerned said one of the carriageways at the Ghazipur border had been reopened to vehicular movement. Vehicles coming from Vaishali and Ghaziabad can use the route to enter New Delhi.

Farmers' protest: Delhi's Ghazipur border partially reopens | Latest News Delhi - Hindustan Times Vehicles coming from Vaishali and Ghaziabad can use the route to enter New Delhi.

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On December 15, the Delhi Police had allowed traffic movement as well as opened two carriageways at Singhu after it dismantled all barricades erected to prevent the protesting farmers from moving towards the national capital.

The Singhu border on the Delhi-Chandigarh highway had been the epicentre of the farmers' agitation against the three farm laws.

Farmers' protest: Ghazipur border reopens, vehicular movement allowed from Delhi to UP | Delhi News - Times of India On December 15, the Delhi Police had allowed traffic movement as well as opened two carriageways at Singhu.

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Farmers started leaving the protest site on Saturday after the Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) suspended the agitation following the repeal of the farm laws and the government conceding to its other demands. The Tikri border has already been cleared of the blockade.

Ghazipur border opens briefly - The Hindu The Tikri border has already been cleared of the blockade.

-PTC News

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